Social Worker

30.00 - 30.00 GBP Hourly + GBP30/hour rates negotiable
05 May 2017
02 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
If you enjoy working with Adults in a Social Work role, overcoming challenges and helping the client and their families reach their full potential, don't miss out on this opportunity to progress within your social work career we are looking for Approved Mental Health Practitioners available to work in the County Durham area.


* Free personal training and development
* Dedicated Randstad consultant - one point of contact
* Weekly payroll
* Competitive pay rates
* Close to shops, restaurants and main transport links
* Refer a friend scheme- GBP200 for every referral

About the role:

* To arrange and coordinate the process of assessments under the Mental Health Act 1983 adhering to all mental health legislation and related Codes of Practice.
* To make an application for detention in hospital or a section 7 guardianship application where the AMHP is satisfied that such an application ought to be made in respect of the individual.
* The AMHP will consult and consider the wishes expressed by the patient and relatives as well as any involved professionals in the delivery of the individuals care.
* Establish and maintain effective links between secondary and primary care services and where necessary, tertiary services, eg Regional Secure Units, Special Hospitals.

If you are interested in this exciting and challenging role and are keen to progress your social work career this could be the ideal post for you. To apply please contact Hayley Watson in the Newcastle office at (Apply online only).

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing